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End of Year Holiday Trading Schedule

We’re now in December, so that means you need to be aware of upcoming holidays and the end of year holiday trading schedule. CME Group, the organization that oversees futures markets like the E-mini S&P, has released a 2017 CME Globex Trading Schedule. The schedule lists observed holidays in 2017. Each holiday notice is provided in an Excel spreadsheet. Understanding the notices can be a bit tricky, so we’ve done our best to consolidate the closures. Note that we mainly trade equity products, so that is what is described below. Certain commodities, for example, may experience closures at other times....

Trading News Events to Watch Out for in 2012

Here’s a full listing of January 2012 Red Star events. Red Star events are those that move markets and should be cautiously regarded as indicated by the Bloomberg Economic Calendar. Learn more about how to trade the news with the upcoming video, detailing the proper way to read price action when news events occur. Stay tuned for an upcoming blog post for a complete strategy. All times are provided in US/Eastern. Tuesday, Jan. 3 ISM Mfg Index – 10:00 a.m. FOMC Minutes – 2:00 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 5 Jobless Claims – 8:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 6 Employment Situation – 8:30...